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Myrtaceae: Gomidesia magnifolia

E.Pereira, 3279

Species

Gomidesia magnifolia

Original Distribution

Brazil, Rio de Janeiro

Extinction Data

IUCN = N/a

Number of Specimens at Kew

1

Specimen Type (Y/N)

N

Kew Herbcat Barcode Number

K000332223

Collector

E.Pereira

Collector Number

3279

Date Collected

13th Oct 1957

Other Information

First described in 1857, the species has only recently been recognized from a population in the Poça d’Antas Biological Reserve

Information Sources

Nayar, M.P. and Sastry, A.R.K. (eds.) (1987) Red Data Book of Indian Plants. Vol.1. Calcutta, Botanical Survey of India. Walter, K.S. and Gillett, H.J. (eds) (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre IUCN – The World Conservation Union, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK, Extinct Plant Species of the World IUCN Survey and preliminary report: April 1989